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need meaning : maanasa snaana mantra-s

From: Ram Gopalaswamy (tg_at_etsd.ml.com)
Date: Mon Dec 15 1997 - 06:34:36 PST

Looking for word-for-word meaning of the wonderful 
maanasa snaana mantras mentioned in the following book:

vaishhNava dinacarya, 
compiler : shhrii ra~ngam M.S. Raaja Gopaalaacaarya
publisher : vishishhTaadvaita pracaariNii sabhaa, 
            shrii deshika vidyaa bhavanam, Chennai.




khastitham puNDariikaakshham mantra muurtim harim smaret |
anantaaditya sankaasham vaasudevam catur bhujam ||

shanka cakra gadaa padma dhaariNam vana maalinam |
shyaamalam shaanta hrdayam divya piitaambaraavrtam ||

divya candana liptaa~ngam caru haasam shubhekshhaNam |
aneka ratna sanchanna sphuran makara kuNDalam ||

naaradaadibhiraasevyam bhaasvad vimala ka~nkaNam |
saki~nkiNiika keyuura dhaarinam makuTojvalam ||

dhvaja vajra ankushaalakshhya paada padmam sunirmalam |
tat paada padmajaam ga~ngaam nipatantiim sva muurdhani ||

cintayed brahmarandhreNa pravishantiim svikaam tanum |
tayaa samkshaalitam dhyaayet baahyamaabhyantaram malam ||